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Nurse-Midwife Lorna M. Johnson Details How To Protest During COVID-19

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As the protest movement continues globally, the cases of COVID-19 have also spiked around the country. Lorna M. Johnson (MSN, NM, NP), a Los Angeles-based nurse-midwife, is speaking out to the brave citizens protesting for justice. “You have to be healthy to fight for justice – the virus is still among us and does not […]

Michael B. Jordan Gives Speech at Black Lives Matter Protest in Los Angeles

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As protests continue around the country, Michael B. Jordan was on hand at a Los Angeles demonstration. While present, he spoke about how his films deepened his knowledge and perspective on race relations, letting him know that people need to be close to the issues. “I learned his tactics. I learned his mentality,” Jordan said […]

Los Angeles Mayor and City Officials Cutting $100-150 Million From LAPD Budget, Funds to Be Reinvested in Communities Of Color

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This week, Black Lives Matter and a coalition of more than 100 other black rights organizations launched an open letter calling on citizens to sign a petition demanding local officials decrease funding for police departments and redirect funds to “spending on health care, education and community programs.” The current LAPD Budget is at $1.89 Billion […]

Los Angeles County Aiming to Extend Stay-at-Home Order for Three Months

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Los Angeles County’s stay-at-home orders appear to be primed to well into the summertime. The Los Angeles Times reports the order appears “with all certainty” to remain active for the next three months. The details were mentioned by county Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer when meeting with the Board of Supervisors on Tuesday. She stated […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Kansas City Chiefs Running Back Damien Williams Robbed in LA

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Kansas City Chiefs running back Damien Williams was robbed over the weekend in Los Angeles. According to multiple reports, Williams was not injured and is doing fine. Williams checked into an Airbnb home in Los Angeles on Saturday, and shortly afterward, three intruders broke through the back door. Advertisement As first reported by TMZ Sports, […]

Notes From The Quarantine: Todd Bridges Is Trending. What?

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With quarantine now in the month of May, its time to do a wellness check on your attention span. It’s okay to pull your mask down now. We know that you are probably down to the bottom of your Netflix choices. We know that you are also tired of hearing about people’s Only Fans accounts […]

Mayor Eric Garcetti Announces Los Angeles Now Offers Free COVID-19 Testing

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Los Angeles is taking the lead in the pandemic by offering free COVID-19 testing to residents. On Wednesday, Mayor Eric Garcetti announced that L.A. will be the first major city to provide free testing at city-run sites. According to the L.A. Times, California has had almost 50,000 cases of COVID-19 and just under 2,000 deaths. […]

SOURCE SPORTS: L.A. Lakers Speak With L.A. Mayor for Potential Workouts

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The Lakers have been in contact with the Los Angeles mayor’s office to discuss possibly opening their practice facility for players. Currently, the shelter-at-home order for L.A. residents expires on May 15, according to reports. On Monday, the NBA announced it will allow players to return to team facilities for voluntary workouts starting May 8. […]

Taco Tuesday With a Purpose: LeBron James Sends a Taco Trunk to First Responders Helping Fight California Wildfires

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LeBron James, who was forced to evacuate his Brentwood home during the Getty Fire, sent a taco truck to crews battling the destructive blaze, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti tweeted on Tuesday. Thank you, @KingJames, for generously sending a taco truck to support our @LAFD firefighters, first responders, and partner agencies working to fight the […]

LeBron James and Family Forced to Evacuate and Seek Shelter Amid Latest Los Angeles Wildfire

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LeBron James was among the Southern California residents who had to leave their homes as mandatory evacuations were issued early Monday after a “very dynamic fire” erupted on a hillside near the Getty Center museum, fire officials said. The Los Angeles Fire Department is urging residents to evacuate the Mountain Gate and Mandeville Canyon communities, between Mandeville […]

[WATCH] ‘Snowfall’ Season 3 Trailer Released

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Serious business. Serious money. Serious power. Season 3 of FX’s hit drug-drama Snowfall returns on July 10th and the official trailer has been released. The series follows the stories of several characters whose lives are fated to intersect: 19-year-old drug dealer Franklin Saint, Mexican luchador Gustavo “El Oso” Zapata, CIA operative Teddy McDonald, and a Mexican crime boss’s niece, Lucia Villanueva. […]

John Singleton Receives His Own Day in LA

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Los Angeles is celebrating the legacy of John Singleton by honoring him with his own day. Los Angeles City Council President Herb J. Wesson Jr. has officially declared May 21, 2019, as “John Singleton Day.” “There is not enough that can be said about John Singleton and the profound impact he made in his 51 […]

Chef Roy Choi’s New Series ‘Broken Bread’ Highlights Food Justice Issues

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Tastemade, a global media company, recently announced the premiere of a new multi-media series Broken Bread, hosted by restaurant entrepreneur, social activist, and acclaimed chef Roy Choi. In the show, Choi explores social justice issues and meets inspiring individuals and organizations who use food as a platform for activism as well as a catalyst for […]

BREAKING: Nipsey Hussle Murder Suspect Captured

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According to recently confirmed reports, a person matching the description of Eric Holder, the suspect in the assassination-style murder of Nipsey Hussle, was recently apprehended in Los Angeles. The L.A. County Sheriff’s Dept. confirmed that they arrested the individual in the 9000 block of Artesia Blvd in the L.A. suburb of Bellflower. I don’t know […]

[WATCH] Man On IG Claims to Be the Shooter in Nipsey Hussle Assassination

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Whether this is real or fake, this person just put themselves in the most regrettable position they’ll ever be in their life. Yesterday, an individual who goes by the name “Gaston” went on Instagram Live alleging to be the shooter in the killing of Nipsey Hussle yesterday in front of his store in broad daylight […]

So Fly: adidas Nite Jogger “Jet Set” Pack

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One of the best adidas silhouettes to arrive back on the scene is easily the Nite Jogger, especially the Sneakernstuff collab that dropped earlier this month. Now, the shoe is styled up in six clean colorways that pay tribute to the most stylish destinations in the world and the group of high flyers that frequent […]